Burnell P. Schroeder, 86
Burnell P. Schroeder (nee DeGelleke), 86, of Slinger, passed away Sunday, Jan. 1, 2017, at her residence. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Elroy W. Schroeder, and daughter, Linda Pride.
She was the dear mother of Ronald (Michelle) Schroeder, Michael (Nancy) Schroeder, Sandra (Peter) Manning and Cheryl Barr; mother-in-law of Jeffrey Pride; loving grandmother of Richard and Andrew Schroeder, Kelly (Aaron) Sics, Kristin (Sean) Maki, Jason (Stephanie) Schroeder, Lisa (Phillip) Cushin, Stephanie (Alexander) Minster, Emily (Matthew) Hughes, Samuel (Samantha) Manning, Elijah (Beth) Manning, Alisha (Joshua) Herring, Chad (Jodie) Smith and Shawn (Darcy) Smith; and great-grandmother of Lana, Nolan, Raymond, Carlos, Jordan, Adam, Felicia, Morgan, Cole, Leah, Annabelle, Maxwell, Isabelle, Avery, Jaylen, Aubrey, Josiah, Jacob and Lucas. She is further survived by many other relatives and friends.
Burnell was a school crossing guard in Milwaukee for many years and loved to quilt. She made many beautiful quilts for her family and charities.
The funeral service will be held at 6 p.m. Friday, Jan. 6, at St. Paulís Lutheran Church (799 St. Paul Drive, Slinger) with the Rev. Robert Fleischmann presiding. The visitation will be held at the church Friday, Jan. 6, from 3 p.m. until the time of service at 6 p.m. Interment will take place at Washington County Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorials to St. Paulís Evangelical Lutheran Church, American Cancer Society (P.O. Box 9002, Pewaukee, WI 53072), or the National Kidney Foundation (10909 W Greenfield Ave #201, West Allis, WI 53214) would be appreciated.
The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family: 262-338-2050 or www.phillipfuneralhome.com.